Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Still, Nevada County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 44
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 28, 2022
  • Personnel: 100+
  • Structures Destroyed: 1

Still, Still Road, Higgins area in Nevada County. Grass and brush.

August 27, 2022 at 7:24 PM

August 27, 2022 at 6:54 PM

The fire is now 80% contained.

August 27, 2022 at 5:16 PM

August 27, 2022 at 3:59 PM

Globe Lane is open to residents only due to the Still Fire. Be mindful of first responder activity in the area.

August 27, 2022 at 3:00 PM

Still some active hotspots within the fire perimeter. Firefighters will be committed several hours for mop up and overhaul operations.

August 27, 2022 at 2:33 PM 140 customers remain without power in the Wolf/Road and Duggans areas, coinciding with the evacuation zone.

August 27, 2022 at 2:24 PM Starting at 2:30 pm, evacuation update

Zone NCO-E397 B remains in mandatory evacuation:
NORTH OF Aguilar Lane, Rabon Valley Road, Matthew Lane
SOUTH OF Wolf Road
EAST OF Meyer Ravine Road, Garden Bar Road
WEST OF Wolf Road, Eaglestone Road

Road closures at Cameron and Wolf, Garden Bar and Wolf

August 27, 2022 at 2:12 PM

PG&E has reenergized the Kenwood Estates area, per a reader report.

August 27, 2022 at 2:12 PM

IC is starting to release some resources back to their stations.

August 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM

Road closure reminder:

Duggans Road closed at Lime Kiln Road.

Wolf Road closed at Lime Kiln Road.

Wolf Road closed at Highway 49.

Wolf Road at Garden Bar.

Wolf Road at Duggans Road.

August 27, 2022 at 1:52 PM

August 27, 2022 at 1:18 PM

Tanker 88 and Air Attack 20 remain over the fire, helicopter working the hotspots. Retardant lines around the fire are complete, fire is holding within the lines.

Photo courtesy CAL FIRE NEU

August 27, 2022 at 1:11 PM

An additional 661 customers along Hwy 49 now affected by a power outage due to the fire.

August 27, 2022 at 1:10 PM

Per NCSO: Temporary evacuation point for humans is at Bear River High School. All evacuation orders remain in place.

August 27, 2022 at 1:09 PM

FIRIS aircraft is in the area, mapping the fire perimeter and spot fires now.

August 27, 2022 at 1:01 PM

Three separate spot fires have been identified and are being worked by the helicopters and ground resources. Fourth spot just added.

August 27, 2022 at 12:54 PM

Lines on the right flank are holding, slowing progress. The right flank of this fire is the south/southwest side.

August 27, 2022 at 12:48 PM

Several spot fires are being worked by the helicopters.

August 27, 2022 at 12:46 PM

Evacuations are ongoing, if you are in the evacuation zones please leave now.

August 27, 2022 at 12:42 PM

The Nevada County Fairgrounds are being opened for animal evacuations.

August 27, 2022 at 12:37 PM

Power outage now affecting 3,242 customers in the area of Lime Kiln, Wolf and Retrac Way.

August 27, 2022 at 12:32 PM

Air Attack estimates the fire at approximately 30 acres, has not jumped Wolf Road.

August 27, 2022 at 12:28 PM

Power outage in the area, Wolf and Retrac Way due to the fire.

August 27, 2022 at 12:28 PM

Wolf Road is being closed at Hwy 49.

August 27, 2022 at 12:24 PM

Mandatory evacuations for zones NCO-E397 and NCO-E161

August 27, 2022 at 12:22 PM

Evacuation assistance needed on Wolf Road, deputies are in route now.

August 27, 2022 at 12:21 PM

Fire as seen from Brewer Road.

Tankers are continuing retardant lines for structure protection at the heel of the fire.

August 27, 2022 at 12:19 PM

NCSO and allied agencies are starting evacuations on Globe Road.

August 27, 2022 at 12:14 PM

Additional resources to the fire, helicopters are working the spot fires.

August 27, 2022 at 12:10 PM

Vegetation fire on Still Road in the Higgins area, power lines are down. Full wildland dispatch at scene.